Daimler wins award for SuperTruck

Freightliner’s SuperTruck has received the U.S. Department of Energy’s “Distinguished Achievement Award.” The streamlined big rig, built by Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA), is the product of a multi-year study to develop more efficient and environmentally compatible cargo haulers to ultimately replace the eighteen-wheelers currently operating on American...
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Should your car decide if you will die?

Autonomous cars are the current technology rage. Google’s self-driving cars are getting better, even though some minor accidents have shown there is still a way to go. On Tuesday, Ford announced it is moving its autonomous car program from research to advanced engineering, taking it a step closer...
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Shelby Super Snake a Hellcat fighter?

Shelby American has announced the latest generation of the Super Snake. Based on the 2015 Ford Mustang GT, the newest Super Snake can be equipped with a 750-horsepower supercharged V8 and, for the first time in a Super Snake, an automatic transmission. Shelby hasn’t announced any performance numbers,...
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Looking for “Dr. McDreamy?” Try Le Mans.

Patrick Dempsey, known to millions of fans as Dr. Derek Shepherd or “Dr. McDreamy” from ABC’s “Gray’s Anatomy” has found a new life after his fatal exit from the show. He’s swapped his scrubs for Nomex: Dempsey has returned to racing, a passion that has been part of...
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The Ford GT returns to Le Mans

Fifty years after finishing 1-2-3 at Le Mans in 1966, Ford is returning. The new Ford GT race car will be entered in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the supreme test of endurance for race cars and drivers, next year. It has a tough act to follow:...
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